List of The Local AccuWeather Channel affiliates

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The following is a list of current and former affiliated stations of The Local AccuWeather Channel.

The Local AccuWeather Channel is a 24-hour, weather-oriented, commercially-sponsored broadcast and cable television network in the United States owned and operated by AccuWeather, Inc., which is headquartered in State College, Pennsylvania.

The service provides weather-related content to television affiliates for broadcast on cable, digital subchannels, and digital cable by certain broadcast television affiliates in the United States.

Because some stations also offer the Local AccuWeather Channel via live streaming video on their websites, the Local AccuWeather Channel should not be confused with the new online-only, streaming weather channel announced by AccuWeather and the Fox Owned Stations in May 2012.[1][2]

Current[3]

DMA rank Media market Station / channel Primary network Digital subchannel Cable channel Station owner Station name/branding and notes
#4 Allentown, PA WFMZ-TV 69 IND 69.2 Service Electric 20
RCN 12
Maranatha Broadcasting Company, Inc. 69 News AccuWeather Channel- does not feature AccuWeather's programming or staff; loop of current conditions, satellite and radar with a brief forecast from a WFMZ meteorologist every 15 minutes
#5 Dallas-Ft. Worth WFAA-TV 8 ABC DT2 Time Warner Cable 371
Charter Communications 101
Gannett News 8 Now - Uses 16:9 480i widescreen presentation of data and video
#13 Phoenix, AZ KPNX 12 NBC DT2 Cox Communications 83
Qwest Choice TV 66
Gannett 12 News Weather Plus
#25 Charlotte, NC WSOC 9 ABC DT2 Time Warner Cable 111 Cox Severe Weather Center 9 NOW
#34 Milwaukee, WI WTMJ-TV 4 NBC DT2 Time Warner Cable 999
Charter Communications 978
Journal Broadcasting Group Storm Team 4 TV
WMVS 10 PBS DT4 Time Warner Cable 980
Charter Communications 974
Milwaukee Public Television
Milwaukee Area Technical College
MPTV Weather 10.4;[4]
customized non-commercial presentation without AccuWeather Channel programming focusing more on radar and other mapping, along with boating and regional travel forecasts, also part of agreement providing MPTV stations with warning technology.[5] Background audio is instead provided by NOAA Weather Radio's Milwaukee station, KEC60.
#41 Harrisburg, PA WHTM 27 ABC DT3 Media General ABC27 StormTrak
#42 Birmingham, AL WBMA-LD 58
WCFT 33
WJSU-TV 40
ABC DT2 Sinclair Broadcast Group James Spann 24/7 Weather
#50 Louisville, KY WHAS-TV 11 ABC DT2 Insight Communications 432 Gannett WHAS 11 First Alert StormTeam Weather Channel
#63 Dayton, OH WHIO-TV 7 CBS DT2 Time Warner Cable 23 and 372 and http://www.whiotv.com Cox Broadcasting 7 Weather Now
#64 Ft. Myers, FL WINK-TV 11 CBS DT2 Comcast 205 Fort Myers Broadcasting Company
(McBride family)
WINK NEWS NOW
#67 Wichita, KS KWCH 12 CBS DT2 Cox Communications 226 Schurz Communications Always on Storm Team 12
#73 Spokane, WA[6] KSKN-TV 22 CW DT2 Comcast 116 Gannett Storm Tracker 2 Channel;
Localized weather feed is provided by sister station KREM-TV, which is part of a duopoly with KSKN.
#76 Omaha, NE WOWT 6 NBC DT2  ??? Gray Television The Weather Authority Channel
#78 Portland, Maine WMTW 8 ABC DT2 Time Warner Cable 165 Hearst-Argyle Television News 8 Now
#82 Shreveport, LA KTBS 3 ABC DT2 N/A KTBS, Inc. StormTeam 3
#115 Lansing, MI WILX-TV 10 NBC DT2 Comcast 294
Broadstripe 454
Gray Television WILX 10.2 The Weather Authority
#128 Eau Claire/La Crosse, WI WEAU 13 NBC DT2 Gray Television 24/7 Weather Channel
#131 Chico, CA KNVN 24 NBC DT5 Comcast 193 and Charter Communications 284 Evans Broadcasting Northstate AccuWeather TV
#140 Medford/Klamath Falls, OR KOBI 5 / KOTI 2 NBC DT2 Charter Communications 285 California Oregon Broadcasting, Inc. NBC 5 WeatherNOW
#145 Palm Desert, CA KYAV-LD 12 ABC Digital channel 12 Time Warner Cable 303 News-Press & Gazette Company First Alert KESQ Weather Channel
#168 Billings, MT KULR NBC Analog 8 11 Cowles Publishing Company KULR 8 Local Weather
#183 Charlottesville, VA WCAV CBS DT2 Gray Television "CBS 19 Weather Now"
#203 Victoria, TX KAVU-TV 25 ABC DT4 Saga Communications, Inc. 25 Now
#XXX Monterrey, Mexico XHAW 12 Multimedios Television DT5 Grupo Multimedios "ViaTempus"

Former

DMA Market The AccuWeather Channel Affiliate Network Affiliation Digital subchannel Cable or Digital cable channel Station Owner Station Name
#1 New York City WABC-TV 7 ABC DT3 Time Warner Cable 163
Comcast 246
Cablevision 108 (NY/NJ) or 117 (CT)
Disney/ABC Eyewitness News Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#2 Los Angeles, CA KABC-TV 7 ABC DT3 Charter Communications or Time Warner Cable
175, 228, or 305
Disney/ABC ABC 7 Weather Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#3 Chicago, IL WLS-TV 7 ABC DT3 Comcast 193 Disney/ABC ABC 7 News Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#4 Philadelphia, PA WPVI 6 ABC DT3 Comcast 246 Disney/ABC 6ABC Weather Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#6 San Francisco, CA KGO-TV 7 ABC DT3 Comcast 195 Disney/ABC AccuWeather NOW, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 25, 2011.
#8 Washington, DC WJLA-TV 7 ABC DT2 Comcast 204 Sinclair Broadcast Group
(Was owned at the time by Allbritton Communications Company)
Doug Hill's WeatherNow, Was replaced by weather forecasts from WJLA meteorologists, along with maps and live radar feeds on March 13, 2012, However this was replaced by Me-TV on March 1, 2013.
#9 Atlanta, GA WXIA-TV NBC 11.2 Comcast 211 Gannett Weather Information Zone (WIZ TV); pre-existing channel converted from internal station weather computer presentation to AccuWeather automation in December 2011 and on October 1, 2013 was converted to Weather Nation TV.
#10 Houston, TX KTRK-TV 13 ABC DT3 Comcast 315 Disney/ABC ABC13 Weather Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#12 Seattle/Tacoma, WA KCPQ 13 Fox DT2 Comcast 98 Tribune Broadcasting Q13 Fox First Forecast, Currently Silent
#13 Phoenix, AZ KNXV 15 ABC DT2 Cox Communications 95 The E.W. Scripps Company GoAZ.TV, replaced by Live Well Network, then replaced by Antenna TV.
#14 Tampa, FL WFTS 28 ABC DT2 E.W. Scripps Company AccuWeather, replaced by Live Well Network on December 4, 2011.
#17 Denver, CO KUSA-TV 9 NBC DT2 Comcast 249 Gannett 9NEWS Now. (The 9NEWS Weather Plus branding was Dropped December 31, 2011, at NBC's Request.) Local News Casts were replayed between 8AM-4AM, while the regular AccuWeather lineup played between 4-8AM. AccuWeather, replaced by Weather Nation on May 27, 2013.
#20 Sacramento, CA KXTV 10 ABC DT2 Charter Communications 61 Comcast 191 Gannett News 10.2, Replaced by Live Well Network.
#21 St. Louis, MO KSDK 5 NBC DT2 Charter Communications 127 Gannett First ALERT Weather 5, Replaced with Bounce TV
#24 Raleigh/Durham, NC WTVD 11 ABC DT3 Time Warner Cable 213 Disney/ABC Eyewitness News Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 25, 2011.
#31 Kansas City, MO KMBC 9 ABC DT2 Time Warner Cable and Comcast 12 Hearst-Argyle Television First Alert Weather 24/7, replaced by Me-TV on June 21, 2011
#32 Columbus, OH WBNS-TV 10 CBS DT2 Time Warner Cable, Wide Open West 101 and Insight 432 The Dispatch Broadcast Group (WBNS-TV, Inc.) Doppler 10 Now, replaced by Antenna TV on June 12, 2013
#38 West Palm Beach, FL WPBF 25 ABC DT2 Comcast 208 Hearst-Argyle Television Weather First TV, replaced by Estrella TV at some point in 2010 or in 2011
#55 Fresno, CA KFSN-TV 30 ABC DT3 Comcast Channel 193 Disney/ABC ABC 30 Weather Now, replaced by Live Well Network in SD on February 24, 2011.
#61 Knoxville, TN WBIR-TV 10 NBC DT2 Comcast 217
Charter 136
Gannett Company 10 Weather Now, replaced by Me-TV.
#68 Flint, MI WJRT-TV 12 ABC DT3 Comcast 247
Charter Communications 431
SJL Broadcasting ABC 12 Weather, replaced by WeatherNation TV on October 31, 2013.
#71 Honolulu, HI KITV 4 ABC DT2 Oceanic Time Warner Cable 0126 Hearst-Argyle Television Island Weather Now, replaced by Me-TV.
#72 Des Moines, IA KCCI 8 CBS DT2 MediaCom 247 Hearst-Argyle Television Weather Now, replaced by Me-TV.
#74 Toledo, OH WTVG-TV 13 ABC DT3 Buckeye CableSystem 615 SJL Broadcasting 13 ABC Weather Now, replaced by Weather Nation.
#76 Omaha, NE KETV 7 ABC DT2 Cox 123
Time Warner Cable 103
Hearst-Argyle Television Weather Now, replaced by Me-TV on September 1, 2011.
#77 Columbia, SC WLTX 19 CBS DT3 Time Warner Cable 812 Gannett Company News 19 Weather Now, Replaced with WeatherNation TV
#83 Champaign-Springfield-Decatur, IL WAND 17 NBC DT2 N/A Block Communications Storm Center 17's Local Weather Station; alternated between AccuWeather segments, full forecasts with WAND meteorologists, and WAND's radar with audio from NOAA Weather Radio station WXJ75 in Springfield. It also simulcasts the HD newscasts at 5, 6 & 10 PM from the main channel in widescreen SD, replaced by Cozi TV.
#85 Madison, WI WMTV 15 NBC DT2 Charter Communications 247 Gray Television NBC15 Weather Authority; replaced by WeatherNation 1/1/2014
#98 Charleston, SC WLCA-CA 18 IND DT3 n/a Faith Assembly of God Livin' Lowcountry Weather,Now a Simulcast of 18.1
#100 Moline-Rock Island,IL-Davenport, IA WQAD-TV 8 ABC DT 8.2 Mediacom 101 Tribune Broadcasting
(Was owned at the time by Local TV, LLC)
Quad Cities Local Weather Channel, replaced by Antenna TV.
#106 Tallahassee, FL WTXL 27 ABC DT3 Comcast 209 Calkins Media ABC 27 HD Weather Now, replaced by Antenna TV.
#108 Reno, NV KTVN 2 CBS DT3 Charter Communications 222 Sarkes Tarzian, Inc. Storm Watch 24/7, Subchannel is now blank.
#111 Augusta, GA WRDW-TV 12 CBS DT3 Comcast 247 Gray Television StormTeam 12 24/7 Weather Source, Was replaced with The Country Network, and was then replaced by Antenna TV.
#119 Montgomery, AL WCOV-TV 20 Fox n/a Charter Communications or Knology 247 Woods Communications Corporation FOX AccuWeather 24/7, replaced by Antenna TV.
#127 Columbus, GA WRBL 3 CBS DT2 Media General First Alert Weather 24/7, replaced with the Retro Television Network in 2009 and Me-TV in 2011.
#130 Amarillo, TX KVII-TV 7 ABC DT3 n/a Sinclair Broadcast Group
(Was owned at the time by Barrington Broadcasting)
StormSearch 7, Replaced by Live Well Network on July 1, 2013
#133 Columbus, MS WCBI-TV 4 CBS DT2 Cable One 35 Morris Multimedia WCBI First Alert, Replaced by The CW Plus.
#134 Rockford, IL WIFR 23 CBS DT2 n/a Gray Television 23 Storm Team, Replaced with Antenna TV
#135 Wausau, WI WSAW 7 CBS DT3 Charter Communications 247 Gray Television 24/7 Weather Channel, replaced by Bounce TV
#143 Lubbock, TX KJTV-TV 34 Fox DT2 and Analog channel 32 NTS Communications 32
Suddenlink Communications112
Ramar Communications FOX AccuWeather Channel, replaced with Fox 34 News Now.
#145 Palm Desert, CA KESQ ABC DT2 Time Warner Cable 303 Gulf Cal. Bdcst First Alert, Now a CBS Affiliate.
#147 Sioux City, IA KCAU 9 ABC DT2 CableOne 456 Nexstar Broadcasting Group
(Was owned at the time by Citadel Communications)
AccuWeather 9, Replaced by Live Well Network.
#159 Panama City, FL WJHG NBC Analog 7 8 Gray Television VIPIR Weather, Replaced with a simulcast of WECP-LD/CBS
#170 Clarksburg, WV WDTV 5 CBS DT2 Time Warner Cable 6 Withers Broadcasting AccuWeather, replaced by Me-TV
#175 Lake Charles, LA KPLC-TV 7 NBC DT2 Suddenlink 247 Raycom Media KPLC Weather Channel, Replaced by This TV.
#178 Harrisonburg, VA WHSV ABC DT3 Comcast 204 Gray Television First Alert 24/7, Was then replaced by This TV, Subchannel is now currently blank.
#180 Marquette, MI WLUC 6 NBC 6.3 Charter Communications 315 Sinclair Broadcast Group
(Was owned at the time by Barrington Broadcasting)
Subchannel is now blank.
#186 Meridian, MS WMDN 24 CBS DT2 Waypoint Media CBS 24 Local Weather Channel, replaced by Bounce TV

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